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LAFC To Construct New Training Site On Cal State Univ. Campus At Cost Of $30M

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 25 / 17

The Cal State Univ. BOT yesterday "approved an ambitious plan for the construction of a state-of-the-art soccer facility at Cal State L.A. that will become the headquarters and training home" for LAFC, which will join MLS next season, according to Kevin Baxter of the L.A. TIMES. LAFC will spend...

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